Tag: Delfine Persoon

Katie Taylor open to rematch with Delfine Persoon, calls it ‘inevitable’

By Scott Christ@scblh1 Badlefthook.com With a narrow majority decision win on June 1, Katie Taylor became undisputed lightweight champion by beating Delfine Persoon. But while she’s officially undisputed, there are plenty of people — including Persoon — who have an argument. Taylor (14-0, 6 KO) wound up in by far the […]

Smith – N’Dam, Taylor – Persoon, Buatsi – Periban, Algieri – Coyle Final Press Conference Quotes

By Matchroom Boxing Boxing247.com “Welcome welcome and what an honour it is to be sitting here in Madison Square Garden in the theatre, where I’ve only managed to get to the theatre, in terms of promoting. I’ve promoted at this great venue right here, twice, Danny Jacobs winning the IBF […]

Katie Taylor: Delfine Persoon would be toughest opponent yet, but I want to make history

By Scott Christ Badlefthook.com Irish superstar Katie Taylor has three of the lightweight titles (IBF, WBA, and WBO), and it’s already well-known that she wants to add the fourth and final of the recognized belts at 135 pounds, the WBC title held by long-reigning Delfine Persoon of Belgium. That fight […]